Use today's Spag Catch up powerpoint to refresh your memory on semi-colons and colons.
Have a go at the tasks within the powerpoint before completing the task below.
Task 2: In the spaces below, decide whether these sentences are missing a semi-colon or a colon.
- Neither Mr Poe nor Count Olaf could understand Sunny ___ Violet and Klaus new exactly what she meant.
- Count Olaf didn’t receive a penny of the Baudelaire fortune ___ it couldn’t be accessed until Violet was of age.
- The children were devastated to realise they wouldn’t be living with Justice Strauss ___ her house was the most beautiful on the street.
- The unusual eye made the children feel very uneasy ___ like they were constantly being watched.